April 2013 Events

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Apr 6 to Apr 28

Daffodil Days
All Day Event at

Apr 9 to Apr 26

Afternoon Tea
All Day Event at

Apr 11

Bees in Your Garden
11:00AM to 12:00PM at

Apr 13

Mornings in the Vegetable Garden
10:30AM to 11:30AM at

Apr 14

Seasonal Family Sensory Walks- Spring
1:00PM to 2:00PM at

Apr 14

In A Sentimental Mood
3:00PM to 4:00PM at

Apr 15 to Apr 19

April Vacation Camp
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Apr 27

Walking Tour of House and Grounds
11:00AM to 12:00PM at Blithewold Mansion and Grounds

Apr 28

The Fairy Festival
11:00AM to 3:00PM at

    From Our Blog

  • Serving up a feast (Jul 25, '14)
    Whenever anyone asks, “When is the best time to visit Blithewold?” Gail and I usually run through a list that includes spring for the daffodils, early summer for the roses and Rock Garden, and late summer and fall to see the Idea Gardens in their full glory.┬áBut now I wish I could go back and […]
  • On formality and fine tuning (Jul 18, '14)
    Mother Nature dumped almost three more inches of rain on Blithewold this week and the gardens responded by growing with an exuberance bordering on, and even crossing over the line to loose, lush informality. I have a hard time defining formality when it comes to gardens though I’m sure I know it when I see […]
  • Mid-summer shift (Jul 11, '14)
    The gardens are going through a bittersweet transition from June’s hurrah to a mid-summer huzzah, and although we sometimes experience a “July gap,” the shift seems pretty seamless this year. Delicate oxeye daisies gave way almost overnight to beefy Shastas, echinaceas, and rudbeckias. Sturdy summer phlox are taking over, as we speak, for the elegance […]
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